All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers ... Each one owes infinitely more to the human race than to the particular country in which he was born.Franois de Salignac de la Mothe Fenelon
Should we feel at times disheartened and discouraged, a confiding thought, a simple movement of heart towards God will renew our powers. Whatever He may demand of us, He will give us at the moment the strength and the courage that we need.Franois de Salignac de la Mothe Fenelon
There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesmanWoody Allen
The gods too are fond of a joke.Aristotle
Children are born true scientists. They spontaneously experiment and experience and reexperience again. They select, combine, and test, seeking to find order in their experiences - "which is the mostest? which is the leastest?" They smell, taste, bite, and touch-test for hardness, softness, springiness, roughness, smoothness, coldness, warmness: the heft, shake, punch, squeeze, push, crush, rub, and try to pull things apart.R. Buckminster Fuller
The Irish are a fair people - they never speak well of one another.Samuel Johnson
I hold it, that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical.
Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as in knowing what to do next.
The first kiss is stolen by the man; the last is begged by the woman.